Outdoor dining to return to downtown Manchester for second year

Paul Feely, The New Hampshire Union Leader, Manchester
·6 min read

Feb. 17—For the second year, Manchester will have expanded outdoor dining downtown, which some business owners hope becomes an annual feature.

"It helps businesses by increasing the seating area," said Liz Hitchcock, co-owner of The Bookery on Elm Street, "but beyond that it creates a different atmosphere and draws people downtown, which helps all the businesses, not just the restaurants."

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